Airbnb is now an official sponsor of the Olympic Games. That has infuriated hoteliers in the host city of the 2024 Summer Olympics. The mayor wants a referendum with the intent of banning the platform from the city.
WADA's Executive Committee is set to decide whether to follow a review panel recommendation to ban Russia from major sporting events for four years. If it does, Russian athletes stand to miss the 2020 and 2022 Olympics.
After garnering praise for hosting last year's Asian Games, Indonesia has decided to throw its hat into the Olympic ring. If chosen, it could face competition from India and a joint bid by North and South Korea.
Calgary's citizens have decided to not endorse the city's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics. The vote was a major blow to the IOC, which is now left with only two bids to host the event.
Just days after Stockholm was confirmed as a candidate to host the 2026 Olympics, the city's bid is in doubt. Stockholm had been the clear favorite, ahead of Calgary and a joint bid from Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo.
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